On Sunday evening, the city’s priests gathered in front of the idol of Shiva and protested against the police and warned that if Akshay Pandey was not recovered, he would not worship Holika Dahan. The SSP had formed 3 separate teams from Kotwali Town Police and Crime Branch and Surveillance for the recovery of the minor.
Police searched more than 100 CCTV cameras
Police teams formed on the instructions of the SSP, while searching for Akshay Pandey, saw footage from more than 100 CCTV cameras installed in the city. Based on what the police got the clue from Akshay.
Reached Haridwar by passenger train with 10 rupees in pocket
Akshay Pandey left home on Saturday and reached the railway station directly and reached Haridwar by taking a passenger train. Police and surveillance team tracked down Akshay using CCTV camera horse surveillance and picked him up from Haridwar. According to the sources, Akshay said he left home after being distraught over his father’s beatings.